Local custom furniture maker Michael Hamilton was kind enough to open his Port Hadlock shop to us recently. He showed us a unique project in the works, shared his woodworking story and thoughts for the next generation of woodworkers.
We're offering a week-long class just about joints here at Port Townsend School of Woodworking, aptly named "Just Joints". Why devote a week to learning about and practicing joinery techniques? Jim Tolpin, a guy who knows a thing or two about the topic, shares his musings on the importance of good joinery.
Jefferson County YMCA & PTSW are teaming up to offer two fun classes for kids & teens this summer- Build Your Own Skateboard and Build Your Own Musical Instrument. The registration window is limited, so sign up soon!
A photo slideshow of students and their work from the last day of the Spring Foundations of Woodworking course. This is the cumulation of three months of hard work and an immense amount of learning. They created some truly beautiful pieces!
This month, we profile our talented instructor and woodworker Matthew Straughn-Morse. We asked him about his history as a woodworker, his teaching & making philosophy, and his aspirations for the future.
Rob Niclas is a talented woodworker, custom designer of interiors and furniture for yachts, and the maker of the absolutely stunning electric violins featured in our January newsletter as "Woodworking Inspiration".